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قضايا ومكونات هذه الفئة

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2 September 2014
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الكاتب: Khulumani Support Group

"US District Court Judge Scheindlin dismisses the Apartheid Litigation on grounds that the recent narrowing of the scope of application of the Alien Tort Statute now prevents claims that involve foreign subsidiaries of American corporations", 1 Sep...

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1 September 2014
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الكاتب: Reuters

"Apartheid corporate lawsuit dismissed", 29 August 2014...

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29 August 2014
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الكاتب: US District Court for the Southern District of New York

This case arises out of allegations that various corporations aided and abetted violations of customary international law committed by the South African apartheid regime. The remaining plaintiffs are members of two putative classes of black South...

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17 April 2014
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الكاتب: Jonathan Stempel, Reuters

Ford Motor Co and IBM Corp will again have to face a U.S. lawsuit claiming they encouraged race-based human rights abuses in apartheid-era South Africa, despite...recent court decisions limiting...such cases... U.S. District Judge Shira Scheindlin in...

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4 April 2014
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الكاتب: Nadia Bernaz (Middlesex University), Rights as Usual

[A]t the 9 Bedford Row International Conference on “Human Rights in Post-Revolution States”... [m]y talk was on “Corporate Accountability for Human Rights Violations in Countries in Transition”. The area of corporate accountability and transitional...

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دعوى قضائية Lawsuit
18 February 2014
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الكاتب: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

In 2002 a group of South Africans, represented by the Khulumani Support Group, sued 20 banks and corporations in US federal court that did business in South Africa during apartheid.  The plaintiffs allege that the participation of the defendant...

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27 December 2013
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الكاتب: Nate Raymond, Reuters

A U.S. judge on Thursday said Daimler AG and Rheinmetall AG cannot be held liable for allegedly aiding and abetting South Africa's former apartheid government in race-based attacks and injustices. The plaintiffs in the case accused the two German...

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20 December 2013
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الكاتب: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Welcome to the 11th issue of the Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin. To assist all those following corporate legal accountability issues, we send this bulletin to highlight key developments, new cases profiled on our site, updates to...

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9 December 2013
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الكاتب: Salil Tripathi, Institute for Human Rights and Business

Apartheid, or the policy of racial segregation that the ruling National Party practiced in South Africa from 1948 to 1991…privileged one group over others, controlling levers of political and economic power…[Nelson Mandela] saw that almost everyone who...

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20 September 2013
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الكاتب: Tyler Giannini & Susan Farbstein, Human Rights @Harvard Law

This week, the International Human Rights Clinic, along with co-counsel, filed a petition on behalf of plaintiffs for panel rehearing or rehearing en banc to review the U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeal’s decision in Balintulo v. Daimler AG, which is...

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